Resources on Luke 12:13-21

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A Lot of Junk Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Lawrence Wood http://www.religion-online.org/article/a-lot-of-junk-luke-1213-21/ Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Lawrence Wood Topics: Faith , Faithfulness , Community , Daily Living Source: Religion Online The story of Luke 12:13-21 is not just about what we do personally; it has implications for what we do together. Money Can't Buy Me Love Sermon Preparation or Illustration by David J Lose https://www.workingpreacher.org/dear-working-preacher/money-cant-buy-me-love Sermon Preparation or Illustration by David J Lose Topics: Parables , Money , Greed , Wealth and poverty Source: Working Preacher In this commentary on Luke 12:13-21, David Lose notices the difference between what we say we believe about money and how we act regarding money. In this culture, the Luke’s parable is both scary and hopeful. Affluenza Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Lawrence Lew https://english.op.org/torch/affluenza Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Lawrence Lew Topics: Greed Source: Torch: Catholic Homilies from the Dominican Friars In his homily on Jesus' parable of the rich fool (Luke 12:13-21), Lawrence Lew reflects on the sin of greed. Jesus invites us to get true riches by giving freely. The God-Shaped Life Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Phillip Leo https://network.crcna.org/church-admin-finance/god-shaped-life Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Phillip Leo Topics: Generosity , Wealth , Selfishness Source: The CRC Network As he reflects on Jesus' story of the rich fool in Luke 12:13-21, Phillip Leo contrasts the God-shaped life with the self-centered life. You Can't Take It With You Children's Sermon or Lesson by Kristin Schmidt https://ministry-to-children.com/rich-fool-sermon/ Children's Sermon or Lesson by Kristin Schmidt Topics: Wealth , Eternal life , Salvation Source: MinistryToChildren This resource contains a children's sermon based on Luke 12:13-21. The sermon explores themes of wealth, eternal life, and salvation. Pray for Ecuador Prayer by Marilyn Cooper https://www.globalministries.org/resource/pray_for_ecuador_on_sunday_july_31_2016/ Prayer by Marilyn Cooper Topics: Patience , Grace , God's Love , Creation Source: Global Ministries Marilyn Cooper offers a prayer for Ecuador based on Luke 12:13-21. "We pray you will teach us to love and to be patient, to share and to receive with grace." Pray with Japan Prayer by Jeffrey Mensendiek https://www.globalministries.org/resource/pray_with_japan_sunday_august_4_2019/ Prayer by Jeffrey Mensendiek Source: Global Ministries Based on the passage Luke 12:13-21, Global Missions highlights prayer requests for the mission work in Japan. Hold Lightly to Possessions Prayer https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2013/07/prayer-hold-lightly.html Prayer Topics: Kingdom of God , Materialism , Epiphany , Worship Planning Source: Re-Worship This prayer of petition, inspired by Jesus’ teaching about possessions in Luke 12:13-34, seeks to hold lightly to the fading things of this earth, and to hold tightly to lasting things of God's kingdom. All Is Vanity Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Francis C Rossow https://concordiatheology.org/2010/05/proper-13-%e2%80%a2-ecclesiastes-12-12-14-218-26-%e2%80%a2-august-1-2010 Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Francis C Rossow Topics: Idolatry , Greed , Righteousness Source: Concordia Theology Francis C. Rossow's sermon preparation resource on Ecclesiastes 1:2, 12-14; 2:18-26 compares the "vanity" of the author's having to leave what is theirs for others, to the rich fool in Jesus' parable (Luke 12:13-21). Off the Treadmill Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Kenneth H Carter Jr https://www.christiancentury.org/article/2007-07/treadmill-0 Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Kenneth H Carter Jr Topics: Blessing , Culture , Goodness , Life Source: The Christian Century Kenneth Carter Jr. offers a reflection on Luke 12:13-21 that sees the pursuit of the "good life" in our culture and encourages instead the "blessed life." Pray for Dominican Republic Prayer https://www.globalministries.org/resource/pray_for_dominican_republic_on_sunday_august_4_2013/ Prayer Topics: Children , Family , Poverty , Wealth Source: Global Ministries This resource contains a prayer for the Dominican Republic based on Luke 12:13-21. The prayer asks God to guard children in Boca Chica from traffickers, and to help the adults living in poverty alongside international wealth. This Very Day, Our Lives Are Being Demanded Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Catherine A Caimano https://www.faithandleadership.com/sermons/catherine-caimano-very-day-our-lives-are-being-demanded Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Catherine A Caimano Topics: Fear , Kingdom of God , Treasure , Wealth Source: Faith and Leadership Jesus’ end time parables can cause anxiety. In this sermon on Luke 12:13-21, Caimano asserts that in telling these parables Jesus alleviates our fears by showing that we already live in the kingdom of God. The Reality of the Kingdom of God Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Catherine A Caimano https://www.faithandleadership.com/catherine-caimano-very-day-our-lives-are-being-demanded Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Catherine A Caimano Topics: Kingdom of God , Worry Source: Faith and Leadership In this sermon on the parable of the rich fool from Luke 12:13-21, Catherine Caimano encourages freedom from this world's anxiety and trust in the reality of the kingdom of God. The Deeper Need Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Earnest Graham https://www.episdionc.org/blog/caminando-with-jesus-the-deeper-need/ Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Earnest Graham Topics: Greed , Parable , Wealth , Prayer Source: Caminando with Jesus A reflection on Luke 12:13-21 by Earnest Graham, who explores a less conspicuous dimension of this parable and the frame narrative, which is its emphasis on the need to be transformed by encounter with Jesus. Committing to things associated with new life in Christ Assurance of Pardon by Nathan Nettleton https://staging.laughingbird.net/index.php/occasion/cp13/2022-07-31/ Assurance of Pardon by Nathan Nettleton Topics: Conversion , Discipleship , Spirituality , Wisdom Source: Laughingbird Staging This resource contains prayers, litanies, and sermons based on Colossians 3:1-11 and Luke 12:13-21. The sermons explore themes of conversion, discipleship, wisdom, and spirituality. Counting on Wealth Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Dane Neufeld https://livingchurch.org/2020/10/30/counting-on-wealth/ Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Dane Neufeld Topics: Goodness , Worry , Eating , Wealth Source: The Living Church What does it mean to let go of wealth and security for the lasting surplus of God? Dane Neufeld reflects on the teachings of Jesus in Luke 12:13-31. Wealth Is Found in God Alone Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Michael Simone https://www.americamagazine.org/faith/2019/07/12/wealth-found-god-alone Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Michael Simone Topics: Greed , Discipleship , Daily Living Source: America: The Jesuit Review A disciple’s treasure is every act of forgiveness, generosity, and kindness, and every deed that confers healing or deliverance or peace. A sermon by Michael Simone. On the Mountain Peak Service Outline or Song Suggestions https://www.methodist.org.uk/our-faith/worship/singing-the-faith-plus/lectionary/sunday-4-august-2019/ Service Outline or Song Suggestions Topics: God's Love , Forgiveness , Rejoicing , Truth Source: Methodist UK The Methodist Church offers hymn suggestions for Psalms 49:1-12, 107:1-9, 43; Ecclesiastes 1:2, 12-14; 2:18-23; Hosea 11:1-11; Luke 12:13-21; and Colossians 3:1-11. Does a Pastor Have to Be a Jack or Jane of All Trades Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Garret Keizer https://www.christiancentury.org/article/2001-07/thanks-no-thanks Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Garret Keizer Topics: Humility , Truth , Pastor , Care Source: The Christian Century Reflecting on a request to Jesus to divide an inheritance (Luke 12:13-21), Garret Keizer recommends a spirit of humility for pastors, in the face of temptations to be "all things to all people" (1 Corinthians 9:22). Living as Disciples Discussion Questions https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/season-after-pentecost-part-2-worship-planning-series/eighth-sunday-after-pentecost-2019-year-c-planning-notes/eighth-sunday-after-pentecost-2019-year-c-faith-formation Discussion Questions Topics: Stewardship , Wealth , Greed Source: Discipleship Ministries This small group discussion resource centers on the parable of the rich fool in Luke 12:13-32 and includes discussion questions concerning wealth and the Christian life.